Susquehanna River

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Susquehanna River a river in the northeastern United States that rises in New York and flows southward through Pennsylvania and Maryland into Chesapeake Bay
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Usage

In literature:

Might not we go on, find the boat, and come back in it down the river and into the Susquehanna?
"The Scouts of the Valley" by Joseph A. Altsheler
South of Canada it penetrated to Pennsylvania and the Susquehanna River, but not farther eastward.
"Pioneers in Canada" by Sir Harry Johnston
Its extension to Oxford and the Susquehanna River is a matter for the immediate future.
"Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science" by Various
At Binghamton, on the Susquehanna River, water covered the entire northwestern residence section of the city.
"The True Story of Our National Calamity of Flood, Fire and Tornado" by Logan Marshall
Another place visited was on the Susquehanna River, 3 miles below Columbia, Pennsylvania.
"Eighth Annual Report" by Various
In 1844 my father moved with his family from Lancaster to York County, across the Susquehanna River.
"The Journal of Negro History, Volume 4, 1919" by Various
The jugular vein which supplies the life-blood to this region is undoubtedly the West Branch of the Susquehanna River.
"The Fair Play Settlers of the West Branch Valley, 1769-1784" by George D. Wolf
As my command came back from the Susquehanna River to Gettysburg, it was thrown squarely on the right flank of the Union army.
"America First" by Various
Their territory extended northward to Lake Ontario and southward to the Susquehanna River.
"The Greatest Highway in the World" by Anonymous
Pennsylvania, U.S.A., on the W. branch of the Susquehanna river, in the W. central part of the state.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 4" by Various
U.S.A., on the N. branch of the Susquehanna river, about 65 m. N. by E. of Harrisburg.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 9" by Various
ADEQUATANGIE, a tributary of the eastern head waters of the river Susquehanna in New-York.
"The American Indians" by Henry R. Schoolcraft
Dauphin county, on the E. bank of the Susquehanna river, about 105 m. W. by N. of Philadelphia.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 1" by Various
ADEQUATANGIE, a tributary of the eastern head waters of the river Susquehanna in New-York.
"Western Scenes and Reminiscences" by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft
Susquehanna River, the, 483.
"La Salle and the Discovery of the Great West" by Francis Parkman
From Philadelphia an early double-track railroad extended west to Columbia, upon the Susquehanna River.
"The Modern Railroad" by Edward Hungerford
ADEQUATANGIE, a tributary of the eastern head waters of the river Susquehanna in New-York.
"The Indian in his Wigwam" by Henry R. Schoolcraft
North Branch of the Susquehanna river, opposite Wilkes-Barre.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 7" by Various
This was first effected by Professor Morse, who, in 1842, sent signals across the Susquehanna River without metallic connections of any sort.
"The Romance of Modern Invention" by Archibald Williams
Port Deposit, near the mouth of the Susquehanna river, went under water.
"History of the Johnstown Flood" by Willis Fletcher Johnson
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In news:

Deb Twigg on the Susquehanna River Archeological Center.
Susquehanna River flooding sets records.
Early settlers called the Susquehanna River "a mile wide and a foot deep".
Woman's body pulled from Susquehanna River .
PennDOT reopens "Express Lane" on I-81 George Wade Bridge over Susquehanna River .
Soils Testing on State Route 26 North and South Between State Route 434 and the Susquehanna River in the Town of Vestal.
Before the 1979 accident at Pennsylvania's Three Mile Island, few had heard of the nuclear power plant on the Susquehanna River.
With so many older adults living alone and in poverty, some Central Susquehanna River Valley seniors will undoubtedly be struggling to make ends meet this holiday season.
After allegedly injecting heroin at her home, a DuBoistown woman fled from emergency responders last week and jumped into the Susquehanna River, according to Old Lycoming Township police.
149 – NY: Susquehanna River Valley Escape w/$195 in Extras.
Two fires on Tuesday across the Susquehanna River in Shickshinny had already been ruled arsons, leading residents to fear an arsonist is on the loose.
The Susquehanna River level was 1.3 feet in Wilkes-Barre Saturday afternoon, according to National Weather Service data.
Police in Havre de Grace are trying to figure out what led to the death of a man who was found floating in the Susquehanna River on Sunday morning.
Residents of the township have been flooded so often they know the drill when the Susquehanna River starts to rise.
When you had to pay a toll to cross the Susquehanna River.
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